Solid & Gas Separators

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Efficiently Separating Algae at a Water Treatment Plant

July 26, 2016

Seeking a more efficient algae removal process from backwash water, a water supplier contacted Russell Finex, global sieving and filtration specialists.  Following a consultation and on-site trial, it was determined that the Liquid Solid Separator™ was the most appropriate machine for the application. Screening at 100 micron, the Liquid Solid Separators are put into action when algae... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Waste Handling Equipment

Dimminutor®

May 25, 2016

The Dimminutor provides effective, automatic screening and grinding of wastewater solids in straight through channels and wet wells. This powerful unit reduces plastics, wood, rags and other solids to fine bits, enhancing plant operation and improving the reliability of pumps and other downstream equipment. The Dimminutor employs a smooth, continuously rotating design with high torque.  As... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Eddy Current Separator recovers non-ferrous fines.

May 10, 2016

Without sensor-based or optical sorting equipment, Eriez® Ultra High-Frequency Eddy Current Separator recovers aluminum, copper, and other non-ferrous fines from automobile shredder residue. System's rotor, available in 1.0 or 1.2 m wide, combines ability to produce high gauss at belt's surface with large number of magnetic poles operating at high RPMs to create ultra-high-frequency changes. Combination results in separation of bare copper wire and other valuable metals as small as 2–3 mm. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Metal Detectors, Separators protect against metal contamination.

March 1, 2016

Eriez® Rare Earth magnetic separator, powered by Xtreme® RE7, and Xtreme® Metal Detector Enhanced Platform (EP) enable processors to achieve maximum product purity in food and sanitary industry applications. Recommended for harsh applications, metal detector  can ignore signals generated by products that cause false positives. Products, by working in conjunction, remove ferrous contamination and detect any missed ferrous material as well as nonferrous metals. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Material Handling & Storage, Waste Handling Equipment, Green & Clean

Material Recovery Station separates liquids from solids.

July 27, 2015

With screening panel set inside leak-proof, bulk plastic container, Model MRS-30 automatically screens out and captures solid particles while allowing liquids to safely pass through and accumulate in container bottom. When filled to its 30-gal capacity, self-contained unit may be drained to allow liquids to be reprocessed and reused on-site while solids may be sold as highly marketable scrap. Recycling system is forkliftable without pallet and stands on 44 x 44 in. footprint. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Waste Handling Equipment

Nonferrous Separator produces premium, high-grade zorba.

June 4, 2015

Combining 3 eddy current separators, Rougher/Cleaner/Scavenger System is positioned downstream of ferrous separation and trommel screen to size material. Rougher aggressively maximizes recovery of nonferrous metals, while Scavenger recovers any zorba misplaced by Rougher. Cleaner then removes unwanted material from final zorba product. Downstream of RCS system, sensor sorting equipment may be used to separate stainless and lead. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, HVAC

Dust and Fine Removal System optimizes molding process.

January 5, 2015

Using patented, rotating tumbling process, sometimes with vacuum assist, Model 0308 DFS System removes dust, powders, and fines from regrind or virgin material at approximately 25 lb/hr. System was created for limited space environments and can be mounted press-side to current granulator system. Full accessibility with tilt-back cover facilitates servicing and cleaning. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Circular Vibratory Separators Increase Production Rates of Zinc Oxide Granules at Umicore

August 13, 2014

Umicore increases production capacity and improve the quality of zinc oxide granules by replacing an existing centrifugal sieve with the Russell Finex Separator™. Umicore, a global materials technology group, have a history that dates back more than 200 years. The merging of different mining and smelting companies has made the Umicore Group as we know today, an expert in materials science,... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Pre-Separator operates with 3-5 hp systems.

July 25, 2014

By capturing over 99% of waste before it reaches single-stage dust collector, Super Dust Deputy XL eliminates filter clogging, frequent bag changing, and loss of airflow. Made of static conductive plastic, pre-separator turns old inefficient single-stage dust collectors into super cyclonic collectors. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Material Recovery Station separates liquids from solids.

June 26, 2014

Available in several sizes and capacities, on standard 44 x 44 in. footprint, MOD Material Recovery Station automatically separates liquids from solids to allow both to be collected and processed for recycling or for sale. Self-contained system sets plastic screening panel inside leakproof, reusable, ShipShape™ bulk plastic containers. Solid particles are screened and safely accumulated inside while liquids are safely contained in bottom until ready to be drained. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Linde Nitrogen Liquefier Comes On-Stream at Ohio Air Separation Plant

April 10, 2014

Murray Hill and New Providence, New Jersey, U.S. – Linde North America has completed construction of a nitrogen liquefier at its Delta, Ohio, air separation plant that significantly increases its ability to support the growing demand for the product in the Ohio and Midwest markets. The new facility produces 575 tons per day liquid nitrogen by capturing molecules the plant is already... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

New Technology Takes Water Out of Coal Separation

March 31, 2014

Mineral Separation Technologies Introduces New System COAL CENTER, Pa., -- Mineral Separation Technologies announced today that it has created a new product, the DriJet 100, that separates coal and ash without using water or chemicals. The introduction of the DriJet 100 follows the recent chemical spill on the Elk River in Charleston, West Virginia. A liquid used for separating coal leaked... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mounting & Attaching Products

Double-Deck Screener utilizes end-tensioned screen panels.

March 14, 2014

Engineered for conveyor-type installations, 84 x 48 in. MR-7 allows materials to be separated from ~1 in. opening on top deck down to 1/8 in. opening on bottom screening deck. Deck combination, with end-tensioned panels, effectively screens diverse materials, and entire width is utilized to full capacity. Additional features include 2 hp, 230/460 V, 3-phase, 60-cycle, 1750 rpm motor; V-drive components, and belt guard and conveyor installation carriage members. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Liquid-Solid Separator helps reduce BOD in wastewater.

February 27, 2014

Filling gap between offal screen and Dissolved Air Filtration system, Micro Drum Screen™ uses screens with mesh sizes of 200 microns, enabling operators to recover extra product during initial processing stages of foods ranging from vegetables to proteins such as beef or poultry. Specifically, system reduces Biochemical Oxygen Demand, Total Suspended Solids, and Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen. Depending on processing speed and type of mesh used, recovered material amounts can range from 600–1500 lb/hr. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Services

Rental Program offers non-ferrous metal recovery equipment.

December 13, 2013

Mobile series rental program enables mobile NES (Eddy Current Separator) and ISS (Induction Sorting System) to be secured for as little as 3 months on rental or rent-to-own basis. Able to be designed to accommodate customers' needs, rental program includes trained service technician on site for initial setup and operator training. Available units include ISS all metal sensor sorter in several configurations and NES non-ferrous recovery solution in configurations for 3/8–8 in. material sizes. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Waste Handling Equipment

The "Beast" Draws a Crowd in Richmond Illinois

December 9, 2013

Rockford, Illinois — In late October, Enviro-Care sponsored a demonstration of its innovative septage receiving system installed at the Richmond Illinois WWTP.  The "Beast" is the screening component of the Enviro-Care Liquid Waste Hauler System which is designed to pre-treat septage by removing the solids from this highly concentrated flow.  In addition to the Beast, the full system... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Material Handling & Storage

Gated Outlet provides complete check-screening control.

December 9, 2013

Available in FDA-approved natural rubber, neoprene, or polyurethane, Russell Gated Outlet™ ensures powder products are check-screened, sifted, or separated efficiently and eliminates need to reduce feed rate. Product operates via pneumatically controlled gate placed inside sieve's oversize discharge outlet to control material flow, and gate can be automatically opened and closed for complete control of product discharge. Outlet can be used on any Russell Finex vibratory sieve/separator. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

A Water Treatment Plant Reduces Costs of Removing Algae with a New Process

November 5, 2013

Russell Finex supply Liquid Solid Separators to help remove algae at a water treatment plant With spring and summer giving rise to the formation of algal blooms, it is necessary for treatment plants to remove all the algae from the water before it is further treated. One common water treatment process involves pumping raw water into two large continuously revolving micro strainers, which... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Separation Systems form complete mobile separation plant.

October 30, 2013

Enabling downstream material processing, Steinert mobile series – CoarseMaster (for ferrous and non-ferrous recovery), FinesMaster (for metal separation of fines), ISS induction system (all-metal sorter), and NES eddy current system (non-ferrous recovery solution) – allows precise recovery anywhere power source and relatively level ground can be found. Units which comprise this series can be combined with AEI bivi-TEC mobile screen to provide complete mobile processing plant. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, HVAC

Coastal Technologies Provides Steam Separator/Scrubbers for New Zealand's Te Mihi Power Station

September 13, 2013

Hampton, SC — Coastal Technologies, Inc. (CTI), a worldwide provider of high-quality industrial mist eliminators, coalescors, and separation solutions, has supplied six steam separator/scrubbers to the Te Mihi Power Station in New Zealand. The two-unit, 166-megawatt geothermal plant, currently undergoing commissioning, is located in New... Read More